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Mtv rated it did not like it Nov 06, The busybody stern-but-secretly-sympathetic nurse is a good ej but fell short here. She is the creator of the two most enduring figures in crime literature-Hercule Poirot and Miss Jane Marple-and author of The Mousetrapthe longest-running play in the history of modern theatre.

October – Murder in Mesopotamia. Christie was so talented at leading you to look everywhere but at the actual perpetrator. Challenging my little grey cells and giving me a headache trying figure it out.

InChristie married archaeologist Max Mallowan Sir Max from after joining him in an archaeological dig. Harper Collins US publicity page. Her job is to look after Louise Leidner, the wife of the man heading the dig.

Nurse Leatheran becomes a somewhat Watson character to Poirot and helps him with ideas and gossip. Thank yoy very much for your input JJ. And how many deaths will occur before Poirot unmasks the murderer?

Her husband honestly believes that she fears for her life for some unknown reason. El testigo mudo Hercule Poirot, View all 12 comments.

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Wife-victim surely based on Katherine Woolley, and very well done. She sure makes things mysterious.


Ruth Gecosky rated it did not like it Mar 02, Louise mesopoyamia a beautiful but frightened woman capable of both sweetness and offhand cruelty. We can forgive Christie’s occasional slip-up — the story is still intriguing and entertaining.

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A few days after the nurse arrival to Tell Yarimjah, Mrs Leidner is found dead in her room, murdered by a violent blow to the head with a blunt object.

Sofi Vetrugno rated it it was amazing Jan 18, Of what she is frightened is somewhat vague, but may be connected to tensions on the dig; on the surface all is friendly and familiar, but a dangerous unrest lies just beneath the surface. Oscar Rm’z rated it really liked it Sep 30, Want to Read saving…. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. The cast of characters in Murder in Mesopotamia is largely derived from the people she met, including the fierce and asesunato Katherine Woolley, who first introduced the couple, and whose tempestuous nature is likely to have inspired the victim in the novel.

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Murder in Mesopotamia

Lot tha Looks like am on my annual Christie’s pilgrimage. Jai rated it did not like it Aug 05, aseslnato The British Museum and Penn Museum. And there are mysteries within mysteries among this quiet yet oddly troubled group of scientific workers, one of whom must have been the murderer; it is part of the author’s skill to make us feel that every human character is a little mysterious, and that when crimes are committed among a group of apparently well-bred and cultivated people every one of them may be suspect.


This particular mystery ranks right up there with The Murder of Roger Akroyd, for me. Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet!

A woman there, a Mrs. We are offered the story through nurse Amy Leatheren’s unashamedly biased perspective. During this marriage, Agatha published six novels, a collection of short stories, and a number of short stories in magazines.

The Millers had two other children: Haha, I seem to be alone in loving this.

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Is the narrator a nun? In typical fashion, Hercule Poirot just happens to be passing through when the latest murder Oh how I love Agatha Christie and the famous Hercule Poirot. Christie’s travels with Mallowan contributed background to several of her novels set in the Middle East.

Hercule Poirot Hugh Fraser That night, Miss Johnson unwittingly drinks a glass of hydrochloric acid. During the First World War, she worked at a hospital as a nurse; later working at a hospital pharmacy, a job that influenced her work, as many of the murders in her books are carried out with poison. It may have been because I’ve been enamored by archeology since I was seven.